New Delhi, Sep 27: Following the stellar display of talent by the Para Athletes at the Rio Paralympics 2016, the Paralympic Committee of India arranged for a ceremonial send-off to the contingent for the Asian Para Games.
The event was attended by Padma Shri Shah Rukh Khan, who shared a few words of motivation and spent time interacting with the departing contingent.
Shah Rukh Khan took to Twitter to share his experience saying, "Thx to the Paralympic Committee of India & Mr Rao to allow me to get inspired by the Paralympic Contingent of boys & girls. Learnt the lesson of celebrating incompleteness with grit & courage. Jao & Chak Doh Phatte !! Lov & best wishes to all of u”.
Shah Rukh has been actively lending his support to those in need and along with his not for profit organisation Meer Foundation has been working towards highlighting causes that deserve more attention.
The Para Asian Games will be held at Jakarta in Indonesia from October 6-13. (UNI)